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HB1663 HD1 SD2     
Report Title: Genetically Engineered Taro; Prohibition
Description: Prohibits the development, testing, propagation, release, importation, planting, or growing of genetically engineered Hawaiian taro in the State of Hawaii. Non-Hawaiian taro shall not be genetically engineered outside an enclosed laboratory or inside an enclosed laboratory unless access is restricted to the general public, and shall not be tested, propogated, planted, or grown outside an enclosed structure or inside an enclosed structure unless access is restricted to the general public. (SD2)
Package: Leg Hawaiian
Current Referral: ENE
Introducer(s): CARROLL, BELATTI, HANOHANO, LUKE, MCKELVEY, MORITA, SHIMABUKURO, Aquino, Awana, Brower, Coffman, C. Lee, Saiki

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1/28/2009HIntroduced and Passed First Reading
1/30/2009HReferred to HAW, AGR, referral sheet 5
2/13/2009HBill scheduled to be heard by HAW on Wednesday, 02-18-09 9:10am in House conference room 329.
2/18/2009HThe committees on HAW recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Carroll, Shimabukuro, Belatti, Brower, Nishimoto, Yamane, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Bertram, Mizuno.
2/19/2009HReported from HAW (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 573), recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to AGR.
2/20/2009HPassed Second Reading and referred to the committee(s) on AGR with none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Bertram, McKelvey, Takai, Takumi, Tokioka excused (5).
3/2/2009HBill scheduled to be heard by AGR on Wednesday, 03-04-09 9:00AM in House conference room 312.
3/4/2009HThe committees on AGR recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Tsuji, Wooley, Choy, Evans, Manahan, Tokioka, Marumoto; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 3 Excused: Representative(s) Berg, McKelvey, Wakai.
3/5/2009HReported from AGR (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 717) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Third Reading.
3/5/2009HForty-eight (48) hours notice 03-10-09.
3/10/2009HPassed Third Reading as amended in HD 1 with Representative(s) Hanohano voting no (1) and Representative(s) Takai excused (1). Transmitted to Senate.
3/12/2009SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 314).
3/12/2009SPassed First Reading.
3/12/2009SReferred to ENE, WTL.
3/16/2009SThe committee(s) on ENE has scheduled a public hearing on 03-19-09 3:45pm in conference room 225.
3/19/2009SThe committee(s) on ENE deferred the measure until 03-24-09 2:45pm in conference room 225.
3/24/2009SThe committee(s) on ENE recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in ENE were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Gabbard, Green, Ihara; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Kokubun ; 1 No(es): Senator(s) Hemmings; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) English, Hooser.
3/27/2009SReported from ENE (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1059) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to WTL.
3/27/2009SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WTL.
3/30/2009SRe-Referred to ENE.
4/8/2009SWaived referral to ENE.
4/8/2009SOne Day Notice 04-09-09.
4/9/2009SDeferred until 04-14-09.
4/14/2009SFloor Amendment No. 4 offered.
4/14/2009SFloor amendment adopted as amended (SD 2).
4/14/2009S48 Hrs. Notice 04-16-09.
4/16/2009SPassed Third Reading, as amended (SD 2). Ayes, 22; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 2 (Senator(s) Hemmings, Slom). Excused, 1 (Senator(s) Ihara). Transmitted to House.
4/16/2009HReturned from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 645) in amended form (SD 2).
4/16/2009HHouse disagrees with Senate amendment (s).
4/17/2009SReceived notice of disagreement (Hse. Com. No. 585).
4/17/2009SSenate Conferees appointed: Gabbard, Chair; English, Kokubun.
4/17/2009HReceived notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 709).
5/11/2009DCarried over to 2010 Regular Session.

S = Senate | H = House | D = Data Systems | $ = Appropriation measure | ConAm = Constitutional Amendment

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HB1663 HD1 SD2

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HAW 329 2/18/2009 9:10 AM View
AGR 312 3/04/2009 9:00 AM View
ENE 225 3/19/2009 3:45 PM View
ENE 225 3/24/2009 2:45 PM View